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confuse

verb

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1 to throw into a state of mental uncertainty
  • The similar-sounding words {ldquo}censure{rdquo} and {ldquo}censor{rdquo} often confuse people.
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blow one's mind, go to one's head

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2 to make (something) unclear to the understanding
  • Stop confusing the issue with irrelevant facts!
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3 to fail to differentiate (a thing) from something similar or related
  • A lot of people confuse popular fame with enduring achievement.
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4 to throw into a state of self-conscious distress
  • She was confused by the shocking bluntness of his marriage proposal.
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5 to undo the proper order or arrangement of
  • A sudden burst of wind had hopelessly confused the papers on the desk.
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